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June 1864 in Music History

Birthdays in Music


Person of interestRichard Strauss

Jun 11 Richard Strauss, German composer (Also sprach Zarathustra, Don Quixote), born in Munich, Germany (d. 1949)

Composer and Conductor Richard Strauss
Composer and Conductor
Richard Strauss
  • Jun 15 Guy Ropartz [Joseph Guy Marie Ropartz], French composer, born in Guingamp, France (d. 1955)
  • Jun 29 Anton Beer-Walbrun, German composer, born in Kohlberg, Germany (d. 1929)